Phone MediaTek Chip Delivers 480fps in 1080p!

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It might sound too good to be true but the recently announced phone processor from MediaTek a Taiwanese fabless semiconductor company, the MT6795 is capable of some impressive things when paired with the right camera sensor.

MT6795 Specs: → Continue Reading Full Post ←

Edgertronic Camera Update

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As many of you know the edgertronic hi speed camera is still in the #1 position on our HSC Camera guide.  It offers professional slow motion features in color for $5,495.00 and in Monochrome for $5,695.00.   At HD 1280*720p resolution it offers 700 fps and records in a high quality implementation H.264 codec. Up to 17,791 fps at reduced resolutions.

Mike Matter the CEO of Sanstreak Corp, the company behind the edgertronic has some info on recent developments:  → Continue Reading Full Post ←

Updated HSC Guide & More FZ1000 Hi Speed Info

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Source: cool blue gear reviews.

We have finalized the analysis on the Sony a7s and the Panasonic FZ1000.  We have placed the Sony in 4th place and the Pana in 5th place in our HSC Camera Guide.  Even though the a7s is only 720p it has less aliasing than the FZ1000 at 120fps and the resolution seems very close. The Sony full frame also has noise characteristics that are much better than the 1″ sensor on the FZ1000.

All in all the Panasonic GH4 in 3rd place is still a better quality slow motion camera with conformed slow motion in camera to 24p and while a bit soft at 1080p it delivers about 14% better resolution than the a7s. → Continue Reading Full Post ←

FZ1000 Crippled High Speed Mode?

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New reports from early adopters of the FZ1000 claim that the super slow motion mode in the camera is limited to 120fps at 1080p and the modes that offered higher frame rates are gone from final shipping units.

Slow motion modes announced in June: → Continue Reading Full Post ←

Reader Q&A!

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After receiving quite a few questions on camera gear and rumors we have picked a few that might be of interest to the general readership.

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